The COVID-19 crisis has created an intriguing question and debate regarding whether churches can do Holy Communion, virtually.
“How did you come to visit Silverdale Lutheran?” I asked a new, now very faithful and connected couple, over a latte at a local coffee shop. Their reply was amazing […]
By Pastor Paula Burchill Many years ago in a mom’s group I was a part of, we were having a conversation about our kids. If I remember correctly, many of […]
By Pastor Paula Lund Burchill Holy Week will be a totally new experience for us this year. As the week begins this Sunday April 5, we will watch Palm […]
By Pastor Paula Lund Burchill We have been sharing devotions with you most days this week, and will continue to do so. You get them in an email. They are […]
We can remember the Sabbath day even though we must refrain from public gatherings.
By Pastor Paula Lund Burchill These are some scary and crazy times. New information keeps coming out about COVID-19. Costco ran out of toilet paper. Should we stay home […]
By Pastor Paula Lund Burchill I’ve been thinking about evangelism—telling people about Jesus. Many of us don’t like that word at all, worrying about being pushy or driving people […]
By Pastor Paula Lund Burchill We have begun the season of Epiphany which will last until we begin Lent at the end of February. During Epiphany we hear stories […]
My concern is that some, upon encountering a harsh or difficult saying, will let that particular saying cover or color the whole of one’s understand of Jesus.
By Pastor Paula Lund Burchill Well the Seahawks didn’t make their win look easy once again. They led by twenty and with 5 minutes to go almost blew it. […]
By Pastor Paula Lund Burchill I have said that one of my biggest sabbatical “accomplishments” was that I was able to be very present each day. This is not […]